Join Us!

September is a time of transition for so many families. Whether you've got a new work, child care or preschool routine coming your way, this conversation with clinical psychologist and author of Mom Brain Ilyse Dobrow DiMarco, and Vivvi’s new VP of Learning Rachel Duda will help you prep for success.
What we will discuss:
  • Setting emotional expectations 
  • Creating routines to ease the transition 
  • Logistical tips for commuting, drop-off and caregiver communication 

Register now to join us live and receive a recording of the event. Bring your questions. 



Dr. Ilyse Dobrow DiMarco 

Clinical Psychologist, Author 

Dr. Ilyse Dobrow DiMarco is a clinical psychologist and writer based in Summit, New Jersey, specializing in cognitive-behavioral therapy for maternal anxiety and stress. Her writing has been featured in The Washington Post,, Today Parenting, Motherwell, Motherly, Psychology Today, Scary Mommy, and The Week. She is the author of Mom Brain: Proven Strategies to Fight the Anxiety, Guilt, and Overwhelming Emotions of Motherhood―and Relax into Your New Self.

Rachel Duda

Rachel Duda

VP of Learning at Vivvi

Rachel Duda has worked in the field of early childhood education for the last 20 years. She is passionate about supporting families during the early stages of parenting and believes that early childhood is the most important time in the life of a family. For the last ten years, Rachel worked as the Associate Division Head in the Early Learning Center at Avenues, The World School in New York City. Prior to that, she spent two years in the Netherlands teaching Kindergarten at an international school and three years in Dublin, helping to launch a new international school and teaching a mixed age class of 3-5 year olds. Rachel supports all of Vivvi's programmatic offerings from on campus, to in home to virtual tutoring and working closely with teachers and families that call Vivvi home.